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Þorkell Gíslason (ÞGísl)

12th century; volume 1; ed. Emily Lethbridge;

Búadrápa (Búdr) - 12

Skj info: Þórkell Gíslason, Islandsk skjald, 12. årh. (AI, 553-5, BI, 536-8).

Skj poems:
Búadrápa

Þorkell (ÞGísl) is named as the poet of Búadrápa in ÓT (1958-2000, 180), but beyond that nothing is known about him and his name does not appear in Skáldatal.

Búadrápa — ÞGísl BúdrI

Emily Lethbridge and Diana Whaley 2012, ‘(Introduction to) Þorkell Gíslason, Búadrápa’ in Diana Whaley (ed.), Poetry from the Kings’ Sagas 1: From Mythical Times to c. 1035. Skaldic Poetry of the Scandinavian Middle Ages 1. Turnhout: Brepols, p. 941.

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Skj: Þórkell Gíslason: Búadrápa (AI, 553-5, BI, 536-8)

in texts: ÓT

SkP info: I, 941

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(non-lexical) (unclassified)valði 12/2

af (prep.) ‘from...’ — 2/6, 6/6, 10/4

alda (noun f.) [°; *-ur] ‘wave...’ — 2/7

3at (prep.) ‘at, to...’ — 3/3, 4/4, 10/6

3á (prep.) ‘on, at...’ — 1/1, 2/3, 2/4, 4/2, 9/2, 9/8, 12/4

1ár (noun f.) [°-ar, dat. u/-; -ar/-ir(LandslBorg 151b²¹)] ‘oar...’ôrum 9/3

barð (noun n.) ‘prow, stern (of a ship)...’barða 2/2

báðir (pron.) [°gen. beggja (báðra), nom./acc. n. bǽði] ‘both...’bæði 5/1

1bára (noun f.) [°-u; -ur] ‘wave...’ — 11/5

1ben (noun f.) [°-jar, dat. -; -jar , gen. -a(var. EiðKrC 402¹³: AM 77 4°— “D”)] ‘wound...’ — 7/2

2ben (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘wound...’bens 9/3, bens 11/5

3bera (verb) [°berr; bar, báru; borinn] ‘bear, carry...’bar 4/1, Bôru 1/1, Bôru 3/1

2berja (verb) [°barði; barðr/bariðr/barinn] ‘fight...’barðisk 9/7

blár (adj.) ‘black...’Blô 2/5

blóð (noun n.) [°-s] ‘blood...’ — 9/3

borð (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘side, plank, board; table...’ — 5/1, 12/4

bragnar (noun m.) ‘men, warriors...’bragna 9/4

brandr (noun m.) [°-s, dat. -i; -ar] ‘sword, prow; fire...’branda 6/2

1bresta (verb) [°brestr; brast, brustu; brostinn] ‘burst, split...’brustu 5/2

brim (noun n.) ‘surf...’ — 2/6

brotna (verb) [°-að-] ‘break, burst...’ — 4/6

3Búi (noun m.) ‘Búi...’Búa 8/1, 11/6

bǫrr (noun m.) ‘tree...’bǫrvar 6/5

dála (adv.) ‘completely...’ — 12/5

dreyri (noun m.) [°-a] ‘blood...’ — 9/2

1dýr (noun n.) [°-s (spec.: dyʀiɴs KonrA 66⁴‡, etc., cf. Seip 1955 188-189); -] ‘animal...’dýrum 2/6

1egg (noun f.) [°-jar, dat. -ju/-(var. [$1655$]: AM 75 c fol “75 c”, etc.)/-i([$1656$], cf. [$1654$] 243-244); -jar/-jur([$1657$] 16¹³n.)] ‘edge, blade...’eggja 4/3

Eiríkr (noun m.) ‘Eiríkr...’Eirekr 12/8

eyðir (noun m.) ‘destroyer...’eyðis 12/7

eyrir (noun m.) [°eyris, dat. eyri; aurar] ‘ounce, money, property...’eyri 9/1

él (noun n.) [°; dat. -um] ‘storm...’ — 4/3

falla (verb) ‘fall...’fell 9/5, Fellu 6/5

2fár (noun n.) [°-s] ‘harm, danger...’ — 6/3

3fella (verb) ‘fell, kill...’Felldi 12/1

ferð (noun f.) [°-ar; -ir/-arMork 196¹²)] ‘host, journey...’ — 11/7

1fingr (noun m.) [°fingrs/fingrar, dat. fingri; fingr, acc. fingr] ‘finger...’fingrum 10/4

fíkjum (adv.) ‘fiercely...’ — 10/5

1fjall (noun n.) ‘mountain...’fjǫllum 2/4, fjǫllum 7/7

fjǫr (noun n.) ‘life...’ — 4/5

fjǫrnir (noun m.) ‘helmet...’fjǫrnis 6/4, fjǫrnis 7/8

flagð (noun n.) ‘troll-woman...’ — 10/3

fleinn (noun m.) [°dat. fleini] ‘spear...’flein 6/5

fleiri (adj. comp.) [°superl. flestr] ‘more, most...’flest 4/6

fljúga (verb) ‘fly...’flugu 6/6

flotnar (noun m.) ‘mariners...’flotna 4/5

forljótr (adj.) ‘[very ugly]...’forljóta 10/3

1fregna (verb) ‘hear of...’frák 1/2, frák 8/1

friðr (noun m.) ‘peace...’friðar 11/7, 7/7

frœkn (adj.) ‘brave, bold...’ — 11/8

fúss (adj.) [°compar. -ari, superl. -astr] ‘eager, willing...’fúst 6/3

fyr (prep.) ‘for, over, because of, etc....’ — 5/1

fyrir (prep.) ‘for, before, because of...’ — 11/1

2ganga (verb) [geng, gekk, gengu, genginn] ‘walk, go...’ — 8/1, gekk 4/4, gengu 7/6

garpr (noun m.) ‘champion...’gǫrpum 10/2

geðfastr (adj.) ‘mind-firm...’geðfasta 3/2

gefa (verb) ‘give...’gafsk 3/7

gegnum (prep.) ‘through...’ — 8/4

geirr (noun m.) ‘spear...’geira 8/3

1gera (verb) ‘do, make...’Gerðisk 10/5, gǫrvar 6/8

gjalla (verb) ‘to scream, shriek; to repay, return, pay...’Gullu 7/1

gleðja (verb) ‘gladden, rejoice...’gladdi 8/2, gladdisk 11/4

glóð (noun f.) ‘ember...’glóða 12/7

glymja (verb) ‘resound...’glumðu 4/7

gnesta (verb) ‘emit crashing sound...’Gnustu 7/5

gnýr (noun m.) ‘din, tumult...’ — 10/7

grár (adj.) [°gráan/grán] ‘grey...’gráir 4/7, gráir 7/5

greitt (adv.) ‘smoothly...’ — 8/1

grimmr (adj.) [°compar. -ari, superl. -astr] ‘fierce...’grimm 3/6, grimmt 4/3, grimmt 10/5

grjót (noun n.) ‘rock, stone...’ — 4/8, 7/4

gumi (noun m.) [°-a; gumar/gumnar] ‘man...’gumnum 10/6

gunnr (noun f.) ‘battle...’gunn 11/3

1gylla (verb) ‘gild...’gylld 9/6

gœðir (noun m.) ‘strengthener, increaser...’ — 11/3

gǫll (noun f.) ‘shriek...’ — 8/3

hagl (noun n.) [°-s; dat. *-um] ‘hail...’ — 9/1

Hamðir (noun m.) ‘Hamðir...’Hamðis 4/2

hangi (noun m.) [°-a] ‘hanged one...’Hanga 8/2

hann (pron.) [°gen. hans, dat. honum; f. hon, gen. hennar, acc. hana] ‘he, she, it, they, them......’þeira 8/4

harða (adv.) ‘very...’ — 2/1

1haukr (noun m.) [°-s, dat. -i/-; -ar] ‘hawk...’haukar 7/1, hauks 7/7

3hár (adj.) [°-van; compar. hǽrri, superl. hǽstr] ‘high...’hôr 10/7, hôr 12/6, hôtt 4/1, hôtt 6/7

hefill (noun m.) [°; dat. heflum] ‘clew-line...’hefils 2/3

herr (noun m.) [°-s/-jar, dat. -; -jar, gen. -ja/herra] ‘army, host...’her 1/4, her 5/2, 4/1, 6/1

hestr (noun m.) [°-s, dat. -i; -ar] ‘horse, stallion...’hesti 11/1

1hjalmr (noun m.) [°-s, dat. -i; -ar] ‘helmet...’hjalmar 7/6

hjǫrr (noun m.) ‘sword...’hjǫrvar 6/7

hlaupa (verb) ‘leap, run...’hljópu 2/2

hlíf (noun f.) [°-ar; -ar] ‘shield, defence...’ — 4/6, hlífa 10/7, hlífar 6/8

2hlýr (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘cheek, bow...’hlýrum 2/5

hrafn (noun m.) [°hrafns; dat. hrafni; hrafnar] ‘raven...’ — 12/3, hrǫfnum 3/7

hregg (noun n.) ‘storm...’ — 2/3, 10/8

hríð (noun f.) [°-ar; -ir] ‘time, storm...’ — 6/2

1hrjóða (verb) ‘clear, destroy...’ — 12/8

1hrjóta (verb) ‘fling, fly...’hraut 2/6, hraut 9/2, Hrutu 5/1

hróf (noun n.) [°-s;] ‘boat-shed...’hrófs 11/2

hrynja (verb) ‘fall, flow...’hrundi 12/4

hræ (noun n.) [°; -] ‘corpse, carrion...’ — 5/4, hræs 7/1

hrǫnn (noun f.) [°; dat. -um] ‘wave...’ — 2/5

humarr (noun m.) ‘lobster...’humra 2/4

húfr (noun m.) [°dat. -i] ‘hull...’húf 11/1

hvass (adj.) [°-an; -ari, -astr] ‘keen, sharp...’hvassir 7/2, hvasst 2/1

hvassleitr (adj.) ‘[sharp-eyed]...’hvassleiti 12/3

2hverr (pron.) ‘who, whom, each, every...’hvára 11/6, hvert 9/1

2hyggja (verb) ‘think, consider...’hykk 11/7

hǫfuð (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘head...’ — 5/3

hǫnd (noun f.) [°handar, dat. hendi; hendr (hendir StatPáll³ 752¹²)] ‘hand...’handa 6/1, hendr 5/3, 11/8

2inn (art.) ‘the...’in 2/8, 11/2, 12/3, it 10/3

í (prep.) ‘in, into...’ — 7/6, 7/8, 11/8

jarl (noun m.) [°-s, dat. -i; -ar] ‘poet, earl...’jarla 9/8

kaldr (adj.) [°compar. -ari] ‘cold...’kalda 2/8

3kanna (verb) ‘know, be able...’ — 5/4

kista (noun f.) [°-u; -ur] ‘coffin, chest...’kistu 11/8

kjǫlr (noun m.) [°kjalar, dat. kili; kjǫlir] ‘keel, ship...’kili 2/7

klæði (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘clothes...’ — 1/4, 5/2

knýja (verb) ‘press forward, urge, drive...’Knúði 2/1

koma (verb) [kem, kom/kvam, kominn] ‘come...’kom 4/3, kom 11/5

land (noun n.) [°-s; *-] ‘land...’landa 3/4, landa 6/4

laukr (noun m.) [°-s; -ar] ‘leek, mast...’laukar 7/2

leggr (noun m.) [°-jar, dat. -; -ir] ‘limb...’leggi 7/3

lemja (verb) ‘beat, make lame...’lamði 7/4

lið (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘retinue, troop...’ — 4/4, 8/4, liðs 7/3

4líka (verb) ‘please...’ — 1/2

loftdrífa (noun f.) ‘[sky-blizzard]...’loptdrífa 10/8

lǫgr (noun m.) [°lagar, dat. legi] ‘sea...’lǫg 9/2

maðr (noun m.) ‘man, person...’manna 5/3

malmr (noun m.) [°-s, dat. -i; -ar] ‘metal...’malmar 7/5

2margr (adj.) [°-an] ‘many...’mǫrgum 3/5

2marr (noun m.) ‘horse...’marir 2/2

meiða (verb) ‘maim, wound...’Meiddu 4/5

1merki (noun n.) [°-s: -] ‘banner, sign...’ — 4/1

2missa (verb) ‘lose, lack...’misstu 11/7

naðr (noun m.) ‘snake...’ — 11/4

(noun f.) ‘carrion...’nái 12/2

1nema (verb) ‘to take...’nam 3/5, nam 5/4, nam 11/6

nest (noun n.) [°-s] ‘provisions...’ — 3/7

3niðr (adv.) ‘down...’ — 11/5

njóta (verb) ‘enjoy, use...’Neytti 6/1

Noregr (noun m.) ‘Norway...’Nóregr 3/8

nýtr (adj.) [°compar. -ri, superl. nýztr/nýtastr] ‘useful, able...’nýtt 3/7

oddr (noun m.) [°-s, dat. -i; -ar] ‘point of weapon...’oddar 4/7

3of (prep.) ‘around, from; too...’ — 12/2

3ok (conj.) ‘and, but; also...’ — 1/4, 4/8, 5/3, 10/8

3ór (prep.) ‘out of...’ — 9/4

2raukn (noun n.) ‘draught animal...’ — 3/1

raun (noun f.) [°-ar; -ir] ‘ordeal, proof, experience...’ — 10/2

ráða (verb) ‘advise, rule, interpret, decide...’réð 10/1, réð 12/5

rekkr (noun m.) [°; -ar] ‘man, champion...’rekka 3/2

1ríða (verb) ‘ride...’ — 9/6

ríkr (adj.) ‘mighty, powerful, rich...’ríkjum 10/6

rymr (noun m.) ‘roar...’rym 3/3

ræsir (noun m.) ‘ruler...’ræsis 3/4

rǫnd (noun f.) [°dat. -/-u; rendr/randir] ‘shield, shield-rim...’randa 3/3, randa 6/3

2rǫst (noun f.) [°; gen. rasta] ‘current...’rasta 3/1

1 (pron.) [°gen. þess, dat. þeim, acc. þann; f. sú, gen. þeirrar, acc. þá; n. þat, dat. því; pl. m. þeir, f. þǽ---] ‘that (one), those...’þeim 1/2, Þess 12/5

2sár (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘wound...’sára 11/4, sôrum 9/4

seggr (noun m.) [°; -ir] ‘man...’seggi 7/4, seggja 4/4, seggjum 1/3

1serkr (noun m.) [°-s, dat. -/-i; -ir] ‘shirt...’serki 4/2

sik (pron.) [°gen. sín, dat. sér] ‘(refl. pron.)...’sér 10/1, sér 11/6

2sjá (verb) ‘see...’ 9/6

skári (noun m.) ‘[sea-gull, gull]...’skára 11/3

skip (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘ship...’ — 3/8, 12/8

skjóta (verb) ‘shoot...’skaut 2/7, 10/4

skotbroddr (noun m.) ‘[missile-points]...’skotbroddar 4/8

skýfa (verb) ‘cut, slash...’skýfðu 7/3

2slíkr (adj.) ‘such...’slíkt 10/2

1snarla (adv.) ‘quickly...’ — 9/7

snarpr (adj.) ‘sharp, keen...’snǫrp 6/2, snǫrpum 10/1

snarræði (noun n.) ‘[that bold action]...’ — 1/3

snekkja (noun f.) [°-u; -ur] ‘warship...’snekkjum 9/8

stafn (noun m.) [°dat. -i/-; -ar] ‘prow...’stǫfnum 3/8

stallr (noun m.) [°-s, dat. -i; -ar] ‘seat, stall, support...’stǫllum 7/8

1stál (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘steel, weapon, prow...’stála 12/6

stirðr (adj.) ‘stiff...’stirða 12/2

stíga (verb) ‘step...’Sté 11/1

strengr (noun m.) [°-jar; -ir] ‘string, rope, bow-string...’streng 6/6

sundr (adv.) ‘(a)sunder...’ — 7/6

svanr (noun m.) [°-s; -ir] ‘swan...’ — 8/2

sveit (noun f.) [°-ar; -ir] ‘host, company...’ — 9/7

sveiti (noun m.) [°-a] ‘blood...’ — 12/4

sverð (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘sword...’ — 1/4

svið (noun n.) [°; -] ‘[singeing]...’ — 2/8

syngja (verb) ‘sing...’sungu 6/7

targa (noun f.) [°*-u; *-ur] ‘shield...’tǫrgum 3/6

til (prep.) ‘to...’ — 3/4, 6/4

1und (noun f.) [°; -ir] ‘wound...’ — 12/7

2unnr (noun f.) ‘wave...’ — 2/8

2Vagn (noun m.) ‘[Vagn, with Vagn]...’ — 12/1

4vaka (verb) ‘awaken...’vǫkt 8/3

1valr (noun m.) [°dat. -i; -ir] ‘corpse, the slain...’ — 9/5

3valr (noun m.) [°; -ir] ‘horse...’vali 1/1

vargr (noun m.) [°dat. -i; -ar] ‘wolf...’ — 5/4

vápn (noun n.) [°-s; -] ‘weapon...’vôpn 3/6

1vega (verb) ‘strike, slay...’ 9/1

vel (adv.) ‘well, very...’ — 1/2

2vera (verb) ‘be, is, was, were, are, am...’eru 3/6, es 10/2, vas 6/2, vas 6/3, vas 8/3, vas 10/7, vas 12/6, vasat 7/7

1verða (verb) ‘become, be...’varð 4/6

2 (noun n.) [°; -] ‘banner, standard...’ — 9/6

2við (prep.) ‘with, against...’ — 3/5, 6/8

virðr (noun m.) ‘man...’virða 12/1

1víða (adv.) ‘widely...’ — 9/5

víðr (adj.) ‘far...’ — 3/5

vík (noun f.) ‘bay...’víka 1/1

vǫllr (noun m.) [°vallar, dat. velli; vellir acc. vǫllu/velli] ‘plain, field...’vǫllum 2/3

þar (adv.) ‘there...’ — 9/5

þó (adv.) ‘though...’ — 12/5

þrekmikill (adj.) ‘[most powerful]...’þrekmesti 11/2

þrymr (noun m.) [°-s] ‘din...’ — 12/6

þrøngva (verb) ‘press, throng...’þrǫng 3/3

1þvá (verb) ‘wash...’þó 2/5, þó 9/3

œstr (adj.) ‘raging...’œst 2/7

ǫr (noun f.) [°dat. -/-u; ǫrvar/ǫrar] ‘arrow...’Ǫrum 10/1, ǫrvar 6/6

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